Define and successfully manage plant portfolios:
capital, cost reduction, Performance Excellence, etc.
Define and manage resources deployment among all
Manage and support engineering team development
of CM plants as business needed.
Define, manage, and support continuous
improvement of existing manufacturing processes.
Manage and maintain plant facilities to meet all
safety and environmental regulatory requirement.
Lead plant involvement in innovation and product
development processes to insure effective transfer of new products and
processes to manufacturing.
Establish a culture that values engineering
competency and deployment of the scientific method.
Assure growth in talent and capability of the
plant engineering staff.
Build an effective technical network of
relationships at the plant, division, and corporate level.
Increase the body of knowledge in support of
advancing plant and process technologies and capabilities.
Champion Performance Excellence and other
corporate manufacturing engineering initiatives as required.
Education & Experience
B.S. or equivalent technical degree.
Minimum 10 yrs experience in a manufacturing or
technology focused organization
Experience in multiple manufacturing processes,
especially cover glass processes
Progressive responsibilities in engineering and
engineering leadership including engineering department supervisor experience.
Experience of leading teams and departments in
meeting continuous improvement goals, making step change process improvements,
managing innovation, and expanding technical capability.
Experience of coordinating activities within
functional responsibility and collaborating with other groups to achieve results.
Track record of engineering accomplishment.
Demonstrated track record of growing talent.
Good project management skill
Good language skill set in English and Chinese
(written and spoken)
Experience in technical collaboration with staff
engineering groups, managing capital projects, and the innovation process.
Experience in staff or other areas such as
Project Management, Quality or Applications Engineering, Operations, or
Solid work experience in technical manufacturing
Have good leadership skill, act quickly and
decisively in all engineering activities, and demonstrate initiative and a
sense of urgency for achieving results. drive deployment based on business
Good interpersonal savvy
Keep open mind to talk and work with individuals
from a wide variety of backgrounds, disciplines, and cultures.
Be able to work with others in a cooperative,
Being quick to identify key decision-makers in situations.
Maintains informal networks in both work and
Establishes clear priorities among objectives
based on strategies and works to ensure broad understanding.
Develops systems that allow effective
assignment, prioritization and monitoring of work against the broader
Being adaptable and open to changes and response
flexibly to different people and situations
Good financial analysis and management skill
Develops forecasts and helps plant/division
achieve financial targets.
Identifies trends and their implications from
reviewing financial reports.
Sees relationships between financial data and